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Euthanasia, James D. Torr, editor

Label
Euthanasia
Title
Euthanasia
Statement of responsibility
James D. Torr, editor
Title variation
  • Euthanasia
  • Opposing viewpoints
Title variation remainder
  • opposing viewpoints
  • euthanasia
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Considers the following questions: Is euthanasia ethical? -- Should voluntary euthanasia be legalized? -- Would legalizing euthanasia lead to involuntary killing? -- Should physicians assist in suicide?
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
179.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.E7924 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Torr, James D.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assisted suicide
  • Euthanasia
  • Medical ethics
Label
Euthanasia, James D. Torr, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Voluntary euthanasia is ethical / Derek Humphry -- Voluntary euthanasia is unethical / Daniel P. Sulmasy -- Euthanasia violates Christian beliefs / Michigan Catholic Conference -- Euthanasia does not violate Christian beliefs / John Shelby Spong -- Voluntary euthanasia shows compassion for the dying / Marcia Angell -- Arguments for euthanasia are unconvincing / International Anti-Euthanasia Task Force -- Voluntary euthanasia should be legalized / Faye J. Girsh -- Voluntary euthanasia should not be legalized / Yale Kamisar -- Legalized euthanasia in the Netherlands has not harmed Dutch society / Ellen Goodman -- Legalized euthanasia in the Netherlands has harmed Dutch society / Terry Golway -- Hospice care can make assisted suicide unnecessary / Joe Loconte -- Dying patients should have access to both hospice care and assisted suicide / Timothy E. Quill -- Legalizing euthanasia would lead to involuntary killing / James Thornton -- Legalizing euthanasia would not lead to involuntary killing / Gerald A. Larue -- Legalizing voluntary euthanasia would threaten the disabled / Diane Coleman -- Legalizing voluntary euthanasia would not threaten the disabled / Hemlock Society -- Safeguards cannot prevent abuse of legalized euthanasia / Herbert Hendin -- Safeguards can prevent abuse of legalized euthanasia / Part I: David Orentlicher, Part II: Robert Young -- Assisted suicide is an ethically acceptable practice for physicians / Kenneth Cauthen -- Assisted suicide is not an ethically acceptable practice for physicians / Lonnie R. Bristow -- Physicians should be legally permitted to assist in suicide / Derek Humphry and Mary Clement -- Physicians should not be legally permitted to assist in suicide / Leon R. Kass and Nelson Lund
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780737701265
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm41580361
Label
Euthanasia, James D. Torr, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Voluntary euthanasia is ethical / Derek Humphry -- Voluntary euthanasia is unethical / Daniel P. Sulmasy -- Euthanasia violates Christian beliefs / Michigan Catholic Conference -- Euthanasia does not violate Christian beliefs / John Shelby Spong -- Voluntary euthanasia shows compassion for the dying / Marcia Angell -- Arguments for euthanasia are unconvincing / International Anti-Euthanasia Task Force -- Voluntary euthanasia should be legalized / Faye J. Girsh -- Voluntary euthanasia should not be legalized / Yale Kamisar -- Legalized euthanasia in the Netherlands has not harmed Dutch society / Ellen Goodman -- Legalized euthanasia in the Netherlands has harmed Dutch society / Terry Golway -- Hospice care can make assisted suicide unnecessary / Joe Loconte -- Dying patients should have access to both hospice care and assisted suicide / Timothy E. Quill -- Legalizing euthanasia would lead to involuntary killing / James Thornton -- Legalizing euthanasia would not lead to involuntary killing / Gerald A. Larue -- Legalizing voluntary euthanasia would threaten the disabled / Diane Coleman -- Legalizing voluntary euthanasia would not threaten the disabled / Hemlock Society -- Safeguards cannot prevent abuse of legalized euthanasia / Herbert Hendin -- Safeguards can prevent abuse of legalized euthanasia / Part I: David Orentlicher, Part II: Robert Young -- Assisted suicide is an ethically acceptable practice for physicians / Kenneth Cauthen -- Assisted suicide is not an ethically acceptable practice for physicians / Lonnie R. Bristow -- Physicians should be legally permitted to assist in suicide / Derek Humphry and Mary Clement -- Physicians should not be legally permitted to assist in suicide / Leon R. Kass and Nelson Lund
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780737701265
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm41580361

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